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Lines Of Life: 101 Poems By 101 Women

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Exploring a range of female poets since the 16th century, this collection celebrates what it is like to be a woman. It ranges from declarations of wifely appreciation to rueful reflections on the vicissitudes of love, from the complications of childbirth and rearing to the necessary labour of writing.
Paperback, 197 pages
Published May 1st 2006 by Faber & Faber (first published November 5th 2001)
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Greer's introduction left a bad taste in the mouth but there were some good poems here.
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Germaine Greer is an Australian born writer, journalist and scholar of early modern English literature, widely regarded as one of the most significant feminist voices of the later 20th century.

Greer's ideas have created controversy ever since her ground-breaking The Female Eunuch became an international best-seller in 1970, turning her overnight into a household name and bringing her both adulatio
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